Great Quotes about Acting . . .

Acting is behaving truthfully under imaginary circumstances.
~ Sanford Meisner

Acting is not about being someone different. It’s finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there.
~ Meryl Streep 

Conflict is what creates drama. The more conflict actors find, the more interesting the performance.
~ Michael Shurtleff

Listening is not merely hearing. Listening is reacting. Listening is being affected by what you hear. Listening is active.

~ Michael Shurtleff

I’m curious about other people. That’s the essence of my acting. I’m interested in what it would be like to be you.
~ Meryl Streep